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Well-Being News – The Latest News about Health and Well-Being in Thailand

Mummy makeovers rising trend in medical tourism market

Mummy makeovers in Thailand? You may not have heard about this phenomenon but it's a real thing in the medical…

5 days ago

Top 10 tips for tattoos in Thailand

by Inked In Asia and Carl Gulliver We know for many it might be a holiday whim, while for others…

2 weeks ago

The marijuana amnesty. What does it mean and how can I apply?

The Thaiger neither endorses, recommends or has any opinion on the possession or use of marijuana. This information is merely…

3 weeks ago

A cannabis amnesty could be endorsed this week

New regulations that offers amnesty to those in possession of, or using, cannabis are expected this week. The update comes…

4 weeks ago

Top 10 Phuket fitness options – get fit on a tropical paradise

by Krix Luther Living and working in Phuket for more than 11 years as a full-time Personal Trainer, I have…

4 weeks ago

“Self-myofascial release” – what is foam rolling?

by Krix Luther The word is out about self-myofascial release – foam rolling – and, no, Thailand people, this doesn’t…

1 month ago

The legalisation of marijuana for medical purposes, is now in effect

Grass, pot, ganja, marijuana... cannabis. Whatever you want to call it, it can now be grown legally in Thailand and used…

1 month ago

Private hospital patient? You are free to buy your medications outside.

Patients at private hospitals can buy their prescriptions and medication anywhere outside the hospital after getting a prescription from their…

1 month ago

Why is Thailand so popular for medical tourists?

Considered to be one of the most popular destinations for contemporary medical tourism, Thailand continues to see a surge in…

1 month ago

Agency calls for 200 million baht to tackle Thailand’s unwanted pregnancies

An agency has proposed that Thailand's National Health Security Office (NHSO) budgets 200 million baht to purchase and distribute condoms…

1 month ago

Ice ice baby! Social Egg Freezing arrives in Thailand

Could 2019 be the year of the egg? It may very well be thanks to a recent growing trend into…

2 months ago

Will the West embrace the South Korean male beauty product industry?

PHOTO: 'V' or Kim Tae Hyung from Korean band BTS Over the past decade South Korean men have become the…

2 months ago

2019: It’s all about you

2019 comes with all sorts of expectations - a new beginning, a renaissance, a rebirth. You may be looking ahead…

2 months ago

Top 10 conditions where medical cannabis was prescribed in 2018

Thailand has legalised Medical Cannabis for prescribed medical use only. The penalty for recreational use of cannabis in Thailand remains a serious…

2 months ago

Bare your sole. The benefits of barefoot training.

It’s hard to complain about life when you’re sweating it out with sand between your toes, the tropical sun on…

3 months ago

Battle of the Buddha Bulge – Tackling the monk obesity crisis

Or "Too Much Junk for Chunky Monks" "Monks often live an unhealthily, sedentary lifestyle but exercise is a particularly sensitive…

3 months ago

Laguna Phuket Triathlon’s date announced – Registration opens today

PHOTO: Triathlon Magazine Canada Laguna Phuket has announced the 26th annual edition of the Laguna Phuket Triathlon. It will take…

3 months ago

Medical marijuana approved in Thailand

Photo: South China Morning Post  "This is a New Year's gift from the National Legislative Assembly to the government and…

3 months ago

Hemp being proposed as alternative to medical marijuana

The UN is considering whether to downgrade the classification of cannabidiol – currently a narcotic under international law, says Kasetsart…

3 months ago

Overtraining and the Stress Bucket

“If you want to train hard, you best learn to recover hard” – Krix Luther Believe it or not, training…

3 months ago